Sentence Examples


  • His last public act was a disgraceful one.
  • He began to understand the disgraceful nature of his own situation.
  • He behaved with much coolness and self-possession when he was met in the streets by a noisy and disgraceful demonstration.
  • His success made him many enemies, and he was thrown into prison on a disgraceful charge, but released by the intervention of powerful friends.
  • This treaty of Etaples was, in short, a repetition of Edwards treaty of Picquigny, equally profitable and less disgraceful, for Maximilian of Austria, whom Henry thus abandoned, had given more cause of offence than had Charles of Burgundy in 1475.